Tracey Spicer

Author, Journalist, TV Presenter & Keynote Speaker

Tracey Spicer is no wall flower. A talented author, journalist and television presenter, she has anchored programs for ABC TV, Network Ten, Channel 9, Sky News and Radio 2UE. Tracey is a Fairfax columnist, presentation trainer for Outspoken Women and the Australian Film, Television and Radio School, and media trainer at Spicer Communications.

With a sharp mind and a calm manner, Tracey is an accomplished facilitator and an excellent keynote speaker on a broad range of topics. Renowned for the courage of her convictions, passion for social justice, and commitment to equality, she also has a wicked sense of humour.

Tracey has written, produced and presented documentaries for NGOs in Bangladesh, Kenya, Uganda, Papua New Guinea, and India, and the National Breast Cancer Foundation in Australia.

Her essays have appeared in dozens of books, including Women of Letters, She's Having a Laugh, and Bewitched & Bedevilled: Women Write the Gillard Years, while her TEDx Talk, The Lady Stripped Bare, has attracted more than 1.5 million views.

Tracey is the co-founder and national convenor of Women in Media, a nationwide mentoring and networking group, backed by the Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance.

Her first book, The Good Girl Stripped Bare, was published by HarperCollins in April 2017 and became a best seller within weeks.

Client testimonials

Tracey Spicer is an entertaining and inspirational speaker. She is truly authentic and we were honoured to have her at our ExtraOrdinary Women event for International Women's Day. She held the attention of everyone in the room. Our delegates were so impressed with her presentation that they are already signing up for next year! I can highly recommend Tracey as a speaker at any event. It was an absolute pleasure to work with her. She is an amazing woman who is really making a difference in the world.

Dr Annemarie Christie - The Children's Doctor

You were brilliant! Thank you so much for Race Day last Saturday which for us was a great success. You played a large part in the success of the day with your 3 p's namely professionalism, poise and positiveness. I established on Saturday you have a big fan club in GP land. Also as an MC in no time you established a genuine empathy for our cause which is very important for us. Firstly I trust you enjoyed the day and secondly we would love to have you do our gig again next year considering you established a beaut rapport with our supporters.

Wheelchair Sports NSW

We would just like to take this opportunity to thank you for taking out the time to be the MC of The Ronald Ball. There has been a lot of positive feedback about the tremendous job you did.

RMHC Ball Committee